Endesa Foundation collaborates on lighting of Sagrada Família tower of the Virgin Mary - Endesa Foundation collaborates on lighting of Sagrada Família tower of the Virgin Mary
On 2 November, the Junta Constructora de la Sagrada Família Foundation signed a collaboration agreement with the Endesa Foundation, which covers the artistic illumination of the tower of the Virgin Mary at the Basilica.
The agreement was signed at the Episcopal Palace of Barcelona by His Grace The Most Reverend Cardinal Joan Josep Omella i Omella, Archbishop of Barcelona, and Juan Sánchez-Calero, chairman of Endesa and the Endesa Foundation.
Also present at the event on behalf of the Sagrada Família were Esteve Camps, Executive Chairman of the Junta Constructora; Mariona Carulla, vice-president of the Board of Trustees; Xavier Martínez, general director of the Junta; Jordi Faulí, head architect; and Marta Otzet, director of Culture and Social/Educational Actions.
And on behalf of the Endesa Foundation: Javier Blanco, general manager; Isabel Buesa, general manager of Endesa Catalonia; Marta Tobías, project manager; and Antonio Mera, manager of the Endesa Foundation in Catalonia.
The Endesa Foundation collaborated with the Sagrada Família for the first time in 2007 to light up the Passion façade in commemoration of the 125th anniversary of the laying of the Temple cornerstone.